Definisi 'drive'
English to English
noun
1 the act of applying force to propel something
Example:
• after reaching the desired velocity the drive is cut off
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2 a mechanism by which force or power is transmitted in a machine
Example:
• a variable speed drive permitted operation through a range of speeds
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3 a series of actions advancing a principle or tending toward a particular end
Example:
• he supported populist campaigns
• they worked in the cause of world peace
• the team was ready for a drive toward the pennant
• the movement to end slavery
• contributed to the war effort
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4 a road leading up to a private house
Example:
• they parked in the driveway
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5 the trait of being highly motivated
Example:
• his drive and energy exhausted his co-workers
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6 hitting a golf ball off of a tee with a driver
Example:
• he sliced his drive out of bounds
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7 the act of driving a herd of animals overland
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8 a journey in a vehicle (usually an automobile)
Example:
• he took the family for a drive in his new car
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9 a physiological state corresponding to a strong need or desire
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10 (computer science) a device that writes data onto or reads data from a storage medium
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11 a wide scenic road planted with trees
Example:
• the riverside drive offers many exciting scenic views
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12 (sports) a hard straight return (as in tennis or squash)
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13 The act of driving; a trip or an excursion in a carriage, as for exercise or pleasure; -- distinguished from a ride taken on horseback.
source: webster1913
14 In various games, as tennis, cricket, etc., the act of player who drives the ball; the stroke or blow; the flight of the ball, etc., so driven.
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preposition
15 Driven.
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verb
16 operate or control a vehicle
Example:
• drive a car or bus
• Can you drive this four-wheel truck?
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17 travel or be transported in a vehicle
Example:
• We drove to the university every morning
• They motored to London for the theater
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18 cause someone or something to move by driving
Example:
• She drove me to school every day
• We drove the car to the garage
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19 force into or from an action or state, either physically or metaphorically
Example:
• She rammed her mind into focus
• He drives me mad
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20 to compel or force or urge relentlessly or exert coercive pressure on, or motivate strongly
Example:
• She is driven by her passion
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21 cause to move back by force or influence
Example:
• repel the enemy
• push back the urge to smoke
• beat back the invaders
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22 compel somebody to do something, often against his own will or judgment
Example:
• She finally drove him to change jobs
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23 push, propel, or press with force
Example:
• Drive a nail into the wall
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24 cause to move rapidly by striking or throwing with force
Example:
• drive the ball far out into the field
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25 strive and make an effort to reach a goal
Example:
• She tugged for years to make a decent living
• We have to push a little to make the deadline!
• She is driving away at her doctoral thesis
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26 move into a desired direction of discourse
Example:
• What are you driving at?
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27 have certain properties when driven
Example:
• This car rides smoothly
• My new truck drives well
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28 work as a driver
Example:
• He drives a bread truck
• She drives for the taxi company in Newark
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29 move by being propelled by a force
Example:
• The car drove around the corner
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30 urge forward
Example:
• drive the cows into the barn
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31 proceed along in a vehicle
Example:
• We drive the turnpike to work
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32 strike with a driver, as in teeing off
Example:
• drive a golf ball
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33 hit very hard, as by swinging a bat horizontally
Example:
• drive a ball
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34 excavate horizontally
Example:
• drive a tunnel
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35 cause to function by supplying the force or power for or by controlling
Example:
• The amplifier drives the tube
• steam drives the engines
• this device drives the disks for the computer
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36 hunting: search for game
Example:
• drive the forest
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37 hunting: chase from cover into more open ground
Example:
• drive the game
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38 To impel or urge onward by force in a direction away from one, or along before one; to push forward; to compel to move on; to communicate motion to; as, to drive cattle; to drive a nail; smoke drives persons from a room.
source: webster1913
39 To rush and press with violence; to move furiously.
source: webster1913
40 To make a drive, or stroke from the tee.
source: webster1913
41 Specif., in various games, as tennis, baseball, etc., to propel (the ball) swiftly by a direct stroke or forcible throw.
source: webster1913
More Word(s)
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Related Word(s)
driven, drove, drive,

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